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Louis Adamic

Louis AdamicAKA Alojzij Adamic

Born: 23-Mar-1899
Birthplace: Praproe Castle, Blato, Slovenia
Died: 4-Sep-1951
Location of death: Riegelsville, NJ
Cause of death: Suicide
Remains: Buried, Bloomsbury Cemetery, Bloomsbury, NJ

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Author

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Laughing in the Jungle

Military service: US Army

Father: Anton Adamic
Mother: Ana
Wife: Stella Sanders

    University: University of California at Berkeley

    League of American Writers
    Guggenheim Fellowship 1933-ish
    Naturalized US Citizen 1918
    Shot: Self-Inflicted Riegelsville, NJ (4-Sep-1951)

Author of books:
Laughing in the Jungle (1932, nonfiction)
The Native's Return: An American Immigrant Visits Yugoslavia and Discovers His Old Country (1934, nonfiction)
Grandsons (1935, nonfiction)
Cradle of Life (1936, nonfiction)
The House in Antigua (1937, novel)
My America (1938)
My Native Land (1943, nonfiction)
Dinner at the White House (1946)
The Eagle and the Root (1950)

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